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  • Help Your Fellow Citizens To Have a Home Again

    Help Your Fellow Citizens To Have a Home Again

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 13895

    whole: the photographic image is covers the main. The title and text, in orange, are located across the top and imposed over the image. A white inset, bearing the W V S Civil Defence emblem, is placed bottom right and carries further text. A band of...

  • Burning building during a Zeppelin raid

    Burning building during a Zeppelin raid

    (art) Made by: Unknown 1944

    Art.IWM ART 15287

    image: A Zeppelin raid on a British city at night time. The top floor of a partially bomb damaged building is in the immediate foreground, with other buildings visible in the right background. A single Zeppelin is in the night sky, illuminated by several...

  • Searchlight Troop Headquarters, RA

    Searchlight Troop Headquarters, RA

    (art) Made by: Munro, Alastair 1959

    Art.IWM ART LD 6002

    image: A scene at a Royal Artillery searchlight base at night. A large searchlight in the centre foreground projects a strong beam of light, which meets two other searchlight beams in the night sky. A series of wooden huts surrounds the searchlight and a...

  • Bomb Fragments with Incendiaries

    Bomb Fragments with Incendiaries

    (art) Made by: Gerrard, Kaff 1944

    Art.IWM ART 16411

    image: The twisted metal and casings of bombs dropped by bomber aircraft. In the immediate foreground are three bomb casings, with sheets of twisted metal behind. All appears to be within a crater in the ground created by the bombs.

  • Bomb Disposal : Uncovering a bomb

    Bomb Disposal : Uncovering a bomb

    (art) Made by: Town, N B

    Art.IWM ART LD 2872

    image: a view inside a bomb crater. The surface is visible at the top of the cavity, which is reinforced with girders. At the bottom of the crater is a ladder, leading to a tunnel from which the bomb is being removed by a winch. One man lies sprawled...

  • Destroying an Unexploded Bomb

    Destroying an Unexploded Bomb

    (art) Made by: Hutton, Philip 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 4980

    image: a bomb on fire lies on scorched ground with a winch and scaffold on a pile of each in the background.

  • Homeless


    (art) Made by: Hall, Clifford 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 788

    image: Three forlorn figures stand in a bombed street in the rain. The two women stand wrapped in blankets next to a man in an overcoat and hat.

  • If You Are Bombed Out

    If You Are Bombed Out

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1939

    Art.IWM PST 13871

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper two-thirds, partially held within a light brown inset. The title and text are separate and positioned along the top edge and in the lower third, in black, blue and red. All set against a white background. image...

  • Bomb Disposal : Lashing a bomb before hauling it to the surface

    Bomb Disposal : Lashing a bomb before hauling it to the surface

    (art) Made by: Town, N B

    Art.IWM ART LD 2873

    image: a bomb is wedged next to a rocky ledge in a crater. One man lies on top of the ledge helping another, who stands underneath, to pass a rope around the bomb.

  • Bombed House

    Bombed House

    (art) Made by: Clark, John Cosmo 1915-12-01

    Art.IWM ART 17007

    image: A bleak, flat landscape showing a railway surrounded by barbed wire running past a ruined shell of a building with a water tank intact. In the foreground are several graves marked with simple crosses.